Category Archives: Infertility Treatment

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Top Causes of Infertility

Infertility can affect people regardless of age, gender and marital status. In fact, there are millions of couples worldwide who struggle with infertility. Some of the most common fixable lifestyle causes of infertility in both men and women include: Obesity. Besides other health problems like diabetes, obesity can be a contributing factor to infertility in Read More …


Recent Advancements in Fertility Treatments

The field of assisted reproductive technology (ART) has come a long way in the last four decades. Around 1% of babies in the United States are conceived using in vitro fertilization (IVF), according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This process allows an egg to be fertilized outside of the womb and then Read More …


Diagnosing Fertility Problems with Laparoscopy

Laparoscopy is a procedure that involves making a few small incisions in the abdomen so the doctor can insert a special lighted scope (laparoscope) and surgical instruments. The laparoscope is a fiber-optic tube fitted with a camera and light. This allows the doctor to view the inside of the abdominal cavity and make repairs on Read More …




What is Involved with an Ovarian Reserve Evaluation?

What is Evaluation of Ovarian Reserve? Ovarian Reserve is the medical terminology for tests to evaluate the quality of a woman’s eggs and quantity of remaining eggs.  As women age their ovarian reserve declines.  Some women with infertility will have a premature decline in their ovarian reserve that leads to difficulty achieving pregnancy. How Can Read More …



What is Premature Ovarian Failure?

Premature ovarian failure also referred to as “primary ovarian insufficiency” occurs when the ovaries are unable to function properly before you hit the age of 40 years. Once the ovaries fail, they are unable to produce the correct amounts of estrogen hormone or release good quality eggs regularly. The result is difficulty getting pregnant or Read More …


What Exactly is a Uterine Septum?

Uterine Septum (also known as Septate uterus) is a condition where the uterus get an extra wedge of tissue known as the septum that hangs from the top. The septum can be a little bit small, or it can extend all the way to the cervix dividing the uterus into two cavities. The condition is Read More …


What is Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)?

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) is a simple screening test carried out to determine if there are chromosomal or genetic disorders present in the embryos. This is performed through a procedure known as the IVF (in vitro fertilization). The embryos are first screened before being transferred directly into the uterus to enable a couple make a Read More …


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